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    .223 Bullet Weights

    Hi all

    I shoot foxes with a .223, I am currently using 40 Grain Hornady Ballistic Tips, seem to shoot well enough out to abot 180 yards after that the group stsrts to widen a little. I have been told that if a change to a 55 grain bullet then my accuracy at longer ranges should improve. My rifle is a Sako 75 Hunter, with I think a 1 in 9 twist.

    What are your thoughts?

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    yes it will heavier bullets have better bc so they get afected by wind less. 50's or 55's will do the job very well. you could even use a 60 grain vmax in your 223 if you wanted.

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